Teaching Assistant

Date posted: 30th Jun 2020 Closing date: 10th Jul 2020 Borough: Harrow Position: Teaching Assistant for Early Years KS1 or KS2
Interview Date: 13th Jul 2020 Salary: Scale 2 NJC03 £20835 pa FTE Pro-rata £14532 School: St Jérôme Church of England Bilingual School

Teaching Assistant for Early Years, KS1 or KS2

Level 3 qualification or above required for September 2020

Are you an experienced teaching assistant who is looking for
an exciting opportunity and a new challenge?

Salary: Scale 2 NJC03 £20835 pa FTE Pro-rata £14532
30 hours per week Monday – Friday Term time only.


We are looking for:

  • a passionate and dedicated professional who will help our team of experienced teachers to deliver excellence in our unique bilingual school.
  • an energetic person who will be a strong role model in English for our children and support a learning environment that celebrates both the English and French languages.
  • experience of teaching and supporting phonics, early reading and mathematics as well as supporting learning in all aspects of the primary curriculum.
  • someone excited about the opportunity to take an active role in the further development of a bilingual learning environment and will actively support the strong Christian vision of the school.
  • experience of supporting pupils with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND), English as an Additional Language (EAL), and supporting underachieving children make accelerated progress.
  • positive behaviour management strategies that complement our school behaviour policy
    and a secure understanding of safeguarding.

You will receive:

  • outstanding training and professional development and the opportunity to make a real difference as we continue to develop an innovative new school.
  • support and encouragement from our senior leadership team to ensure you are confident and equipped to have a positive impact on the life of our school.
  • a motivated year team that will value your knowledge of the children and involve you in their assessment, planning and designing of the curriculum.
  • access to state-of-the-art technology and beautiful curriculum resources.
  • the opportunity to be part of our incredible team and help to make our ambitious vision a daily reality.

If you are would like to seize this opportunity to join our wonderful team, please complete the London Diocesan Board for Schools (LDBS) application form above, along with a letter of application of no more than 2 sides of A4 explaining how you meet the criteria in our person specification.

Applications need to be completed and sent to the school by post or email by midday Friday 10th July 2020.  Interviews will take place during the week beginning 13th July 2020.  Please send completed applications to office@stjeromebilingual.org.  Ideally, we are looking for someone who could join our team from September 2020.

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